My diverse range of experiences includes working as a lab tech on the Human Genome Project, teaching journalism to 230 Honduran grade-schoolers, maintaining basil and bluegill in an aquaponics system, and brewing beer, mead and wine. I served in the Peace Corps in Honduras, where I helped organize a town’s trash collection system, translated for medical groups and (most importantly) met my wonderful wife.

Invalid Email
Author Stories
Apr 17, 2014 09:17 AM ET
The 217.78 gram (7.68 oz.) nugget is a single, intact gold crystal.
Apr 16, 2014 08:37 AM ET
The tweets of Puerto Rico's unofficial mascot, the common coqui frog, became higher pitched during the past two decades, while the animals grew shorter. Continue reading →
Apr 15, 2014 02:30 PM ET
The potent greenhouse gas methane is spewing from Pennsylvanian natural gas wells during the drilling that precedes fracking.
Apr 14, 2014 12:58 PM ET
Greenland sharks joined the list of top Arctic predators that suffer under heavy loads of accumulated persistent organic pollutants in their bodies. Continue reading →
Apr 11, 2014 03:40 PM ET
Many animals and plants hold on to existence in fragments of their former homelands, surrounded by a flood of human farms and homes.
Apr 10, 2014 11:56 AM ET
Kansas grasslands are burning, and these controlled burns will help preserve the prairies. Continue reading →
Apr 9, 2014 11:36 AM ET
Most reptile and bird species will lose chunks of their homelands by 2099. Only a few will stay the same or gain. Continue reading →
Apr 8, 2014 11:30 AM ET
Lucky tourists recently filmed two rarely-seen oarfish in the shallow, coastal waters of Baja Mexico.
+ Load More